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Molecules 2017, 22(3), 440; doi:10.3390/molecules22030440

Four Pentasaccharide Resin Glycosides from Argyreia acuta

School of Traditional Chinese Medicinal Chemistry, Guangdong Pharmaceutical University, Guangzhou 510006, China
National TCM Key Lab of Serum Pharmacochemistry, Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine, Heping Road 24, Harbin 150040, China
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Academic Editor: Derek J. McPhee
Received: 7 January 2017 / Revised: 27 February 2017 / Accepted: 2 March 2017 / Published: 11 March 2017
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Four pentasaccharide resin glycosides, acutacoside F–I (14), were isolated from the aerial parts of Argyreia acuta. These compounds were characterized as a group of macrolactones of operculinic acid A, and their lactonization site of 11S-hydroxyhexadecanoic acid was esterified at the second saccharide moiety (Rhamnose) at C-2. The absolute configuration of the aglycone was S. Their structures were elucidated by established spectroscopic and chemical methods. View Full-Text
Keywords: Argyreia acuta; resin glycosides; structural identification Argyreia acuta; resin glycosides; structural identification

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Yu, B.-W.; Sun, J.-J.; Pan, J.-T.; Wu, X.-H.; Yin, Y.-Q.; Yan, Y.-S.; Hu, J.-Y. Four Pentasaccharide Resin Glycosides from Argyreia acuta. Molecules 2017, 22, 440.

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